All Her Children Fought

June 24, 2012

Shot during the May 2012 Bank Holiday, it is based on a short story by best-selling author Tobias Buckell.

The author is on the New York best-selling list. The film was produced by Liam Grant and directed by Patrick Ryan, who has a number of award winning short films to his credit. The film has been shortlisted for showing at the Belfast Film Festival to be held in April 2013 and the Tokyo Short Shorts Festival which will be held in May/June 2013.

The story relates to a young boy who is trained by the military for combat in space and his personal interactions with a concerned adult.

The following articles are links to press releases for All Her Children Fought:

Review in Film Ireland

Review from Wicklow people


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